London Johnson, a four-star recruit within the 2023 recruiting class, will reclassify into the 2022 recruiting class and signal a contract with the G League Ignite for the 2022-23 season, he instructed The Athletic.
“The main (reason) was being able to play against NBA talent and getting coached from the highest level NBA coaches,” Johnson stated whereas explaining why he has chosen to signal with the Ignite. “Also, seeing the success from past (prospects), I really felt like I could create my own path and be successful myself.”
Some extent guard who performed final season at Norcross High School in Georgia, Johnson is a twin citizen of the United States and Jamaica. He is a top-40 prospect within the class, in accordance with the 247Sports Composite Rating, and was chosen for the World Team at Nike Hoop Summit this previous yr. He plans to be with the Ignite program for each this season and the 2023-24 season.
Johnson has moved round fairly a bit in his life, having lived in seven states and by no means having stayed in the identical place for greater than two-and-a-half years resulting from his mother and father’ work. His mom is an oncologist who has gotten jobs at universities all through Johnson’s life, and his father is a Harvard graduate.